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‘Cyrano': ‘Hanna' Director Joe Wright to Helm Musical Starring Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett, and More

1 month ago   |   By Slash Film

Joe Wright , the director behind movies like Atonement , Hanna , and Pan , is making his first musical.
Wright has been hired to direct MGM's Cyrano musical, based on a stage play by Erica Schmidt which was adapted from Edmond Rostand's famous Cyrano de Bergerac. The film's four major roles have already been cast: Peter Dinklage , Haley Bennett , Brian Tyree Henry ( Atlanta , Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse ), and Ben Mendelsohn are all set to star. And as an added bonus, the Grammy-winning rock band The National is handling the music.
Cyrano de Bergerac is about a man with an...
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Joe Wright's Ensemble Musical Cyrano Lands at MGM

Joe Wright's Ensemble Musical Cyrano Lands at MGM

1 month ago   |   By Coming Soon

Joe Wright's ensemble musical Cyrano lands at MGM
On the heels of his Amy Adams-starring adaptation of The Woman in the Window possibly moving to Netflix, Joe Wright's upcoming musical adaptation of Cyrano featuring an ensemble cast led by Peter Dinklage has landed at MGM, according to Deadline .
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Written by veteran theater artist Erica Schmidt, also Dinklage's wife, the project is an adaptation of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac and the 2018 stage production of the musical, which was also written and directed by Schmidt...
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Peter Dinklage to Star in Director Joe Wright's ‘Cyrano' Musical at MGM

Peter Dinklage to Star in Director Joe Wright's ‘Cyrano' Musical at MGM

1 month ago   |   By The Wrap

“Game of Thrones” star Peter Dinklage is set to reprise his title role in a film adaptation of the off-Broadway musical “Cyrano” that Joe Wright will direct and MGM has acquired, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.
Also reprising her role is Haley Bennett, who played the role of Roxane in the musical alongside Dinklage when it debuted in 2018 at the Terris Theater. Ben Mendelsohn and Brian Tyree Henry will also star in the film.
“Cyrano” was written by actress, director and playwright - and Dinklage's wife - Erica Schmidt, who gave a new spin on the classic “Cyrano de...
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MGM Lands ‘Cyrano'; Joe Wright-Directed Working Title Stage Adaptation Stars Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett, Brian Tyree Henry & Ben Mendelsohn

1 month ago   |   By Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: MGM has acquired Cyrano, a musical film adaptation that will bring four-time Emmy winning Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage back in the title role he played onstage, and Haley Bennett reprising as Roxanne that she played alongside him at the Terris Theatre in 2018. The film will be directed by Joe Wright (Darkest...
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